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Vermont Railroads Collection

Contains items related to Vermont’s railroads and their history from Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives' collections of rare books, historical photos, and ephemera.

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rutland railroad company
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vermont. railroad commissioner.
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vermont public service commission
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central vermont railway co.
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rutland & burlington railroad company
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Rutland Railroad steam locomotive 232 is belching smoke and steam in front of the railroad station at St. Alban's, Vermont, as two men stand on the adjacent sidewalk. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, Saint Albans, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Mailed to Mrs. Alma Notemyer in Jeffersonville, Vermont. Postmarked Oct. 4, 1908. Railroad station in St. Albans, Vermont, with two steam locomotives and a passenger car in front This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, Saint Albans, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger Train wreck on October 8, 1910 near Northfield, Vermont, showing Central Vermont locomotive and a Boston & Maine freight car #772 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Northfield, Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
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18 pages. Pamphlet. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Rutland Railroad, Railroads, Rutland Railroad
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Railroad station in Hardwick, Vermont, with several people on the platform and freight cars on the tracks. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, Hardwick (Vt.), Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
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Central Vermont locomotive 5810 on turntable, with repair shop in the background.
Topics: Central Vermont Railway Co., Railroad repair shops, Vermont
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
103 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Railroad commission, Annual reports
Two workmen are standing by several steam boilers close to a set of steps leading down to the quarry. A flatbed railroad car is on tracks close to the quarry, and there is a windowless shed to the left. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Marble industry and trade, West Rutland (Vt.), Postcards
188 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives.
Topics: Vermont Central Railroad, Railroads, Annual reports
933 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Vermont, Law
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Rutland Railroad steam locomotive 45 with tender with a boxcar and combination car at the Alburg railroad station. There is a baggage cart on the platform and a Central Vermont car on tracks on the other side of the station. The train is west bound and will soon be on the trestle to Rouses Point, New York. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Locomotives, Vermont, Postcards
Railroad station, with onlookers waiting in horse-drawn carriage, and dirt road insterecting rail lines, Danville, Vermont. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, Danville, Postcards
Canadian National Railway Station in Island Pond, Vermont, with commercial buildings in background This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, Island Pond, Postcards
Title supplied by cataloger Railroad station at Bellows Falls, Vermont, with Boston and Maine Freight Office building on right and manually operated ball signal and signal tender's shack in center This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, Bellows Falls, Postcards
299 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Railroad commission, Annual reports
475 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Railroad commission, Annual reports
307 pages. Includes map of Vermont. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Railroad commission, Annual reports
53 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Railroad commission, Annual reports
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger Derailed passenger cars partly submerged in the Winooski River at West Berlin, near Montpelier, Vermont. Accident caused by the Flood of 1927. Heavy duty railroad crane and locomotive with railroad cars are in the background. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, West Berlin, Postcards
49 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Railroad commission, Annual reports
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Mailed from Hardwick, Vermont, to Mrs. W.A. Lasse, Barre, Vermont, on April 25, 1907. Scene of workers using machinery to clean up after a train wreck along the Lamoille River, with on car in the river, another overturned, and onlookers on bank above, Hardwick, Vermont. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Hardwick (Vt.), Postcards
69 pages. Includes maps of Vermont. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Railroad commission, Annual reports
Railroad bridge over the Black River in Ludlow, Vermont, with steam locomotive on bridge This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad bridges, Ludlow, Postcards
12 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College
Topics: Rutland & Burlington Railroad, Railroads, Railroads
38 pages. Includes map. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College
Topics: Railroads, Lebanon Springs Railroad, Middlebury (Vt.)
143 pages. Includes maps, illustrations, and advertisements. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Vermont, Lake Champlain, Tourism
Vermont Railroads Collection
by Central Vermont Railroad
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72 pages. Includes maps, advertisements. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Tourism, Gazetteers
Train wreck, with "#707" on engine, and "Canadian National; C.N. 403632" on car, Jonesville, Vermont. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Jonesville, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Printed by Byron Y. Miller, Bethel, VT Railroad station in White River Junction, Vermont, with tracks in foreground and manually operated ball signal and signal tender's shack in center. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, White River Junction, Postcards
View of the Rutland-Florence Marble Co. mill at Fowler, Vt. with railroad tracks leading up to the large mill and many quarried pieces of marble in front of the large shed. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Marble industry and trade, Fowler, Postcards
304 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Railroad commission, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
by Draper, Simeon
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6 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Troy & Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Title supplied by cataloger Damaged railroad station and tracks at Proctor, Vermont, after flood of Nov. 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Proctor (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards
59 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Railroad commission, Annual reports
56 pages. Typed copy of Rev. Benjamin Wooster's handwritten personal memiors. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Autobiography, Memiors, Railroads
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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A crowd of people is standing on the street in Montpelier, watching a fire at 22 Main Street, People's Clothing Store, now the site of the Drawing Board. There is a railroad crossing sign and a large bilboard advertising the Barnum and Bailey circus. The awning in front of one store says "Fruit & confectionery". Several firemen on a ladder are holding a fire hose going into a window on the top floor of the building with thick smoke pouring out of the top. circa 1905 This is a...
Topics: Fires, Montpelier (Vt.), Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
by Benning, Howe
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31 pages. Historical sketches and engravings. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Bennington (Vt.), Railroads, Bennington (Vt.)
Side-by-side railroad bridge, covered bridge, and highway bridge over the river This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad bridges, Brattleboro, Postcards
Printed in Frankfort, Germany. Postmarked Nov. 11, 1907. Mailed to Mrs. Libbie D. Farrar in Warrensburgh, NY by Mrs. G. J. Hayles of 157 Ivy St. in Rutland. Railroad bridge over the falls in Center Rutland, Vermont, with locomotive and passenger cars on the bridge This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad bridges, Center Rutland, Postcards
18 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Rutland & Burlington Railroad, Railroads
48 pages. Includes maps and illustrations. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Vermont, Lake Champlain, Tourism
Vermont Railroads Collection
by Central Vermont Railway Co.
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16 leaves of black and white illustrations with captions to promote tourism to Vermont on the Central Vermont Railroad. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Central Vermont Railroad, Railroads, Tourism, Vermont
Vermont Railroads Collection
by Rutland Railway Corporation
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13 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
by Rutland Railway Corporation
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14 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
131 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Railroad commission, Annual reports
27 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Central Vermont Railroad, Annual reports
Piles of marble slabs surround several large buildings of the Vermont Marble Company in West Rutland, Vermont. There are also a steam locomotive and several flatbed railroad cars loaded with blocks of marble. There is a derrick crane and boom at the lower right and on the left side. Mount Hanley is in the distance. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Marble industry and trade, West Rutland (Vt.), Postcards
7 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland & Burlington Railroad
Vermont Railroads Collection
by Vermont. Rutland County Court
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179 pages. Details the legal conflict between the Rutland Railroad Company and a former trustee. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Law
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Depot Square, with horse-drawn carriages, pedestrians, sign "Railroad crossing", and railroad station, Barre, Vermont. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Barre (Vt.), Buildings, structures, etc., Postcards
22 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Rutland & Burlington Railroad, Railroads
Vermont Railroads Collection
by Vermont Central Railroad Company
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55 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Central Vermont Railroad, Annual reports
134 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Vermont, Annual reports
21 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
by The Rutland Corporation
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15 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Exterior view of the Woodbury Granite Co. buildings in Bethel, Vermont, with railroad tracks in the foreground and wooded hills in the background. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Bethel (Vt.), Buildings, structures, etc., Postcards
57 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives.
Topics: Vermont Central Railroad, Railroads, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
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11 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College
Topic: Railroads
48 pages. "A descriptive guidebook to the railway route between Boston and Burlington, via Lowell and Concord; to which are added the routes to Wells River and Lake Winnipiseogee and a guide to the White Mountains with accurate maps of the country through which the Boston and Lowell, Nashua and Lowell, Concord, Northern, Vermont Central, Connecticut and Passumpsic Rivers, and Boston, Concord and Montreal railways are constructed, showing the entire route of each road."
Topics: Railroads, Maps, Guidebooks
Train wreckage on hill in Bellows Falls, Vermont. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Bellows Falls, Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
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15 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Connecticut & Passumpic Rivers Railroad
Railroad station in Newport, Vermont, with locomotive and cars on left and baggage and freight cars on right and a paddlewheel steamboat in the center background This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, Newport (Vt.), Postcards
88 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Rutland & Burlington Railroad, Railroad law, Railroads
62 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Thirty second annual report of the directors of the Rutland Railroad Company to the stockholders, for 1899, with details of the expenses, statistics, etc. This is a digital version of the original printed edition in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Rutland Railroad, Railroads
Mailed from Brandon, Vermont, to Mrs. A.L. Hennessy, Stamford, Connecticut. The Rutland Railroad bridge, also known as the East Shoreham Covered Railroad Bridge, crosses the Lemon Fair River and was built in 1897 on the Addison Branch of the Rutland Railroad This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Covered bridges, East Shoreham, Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
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Northern Vermont Railroad locomotive 50 pulling two Bangor & Arostook Railroad passenger cars and additional passenger cars during a 470 trip in Newport, Vermont in September 1997.
Topics: Bangor and Aroostook Railroad Company, Locomotives, Vermont
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
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15 pages + map. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Lebanon Springs Railroad
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Submerged railroad tracks in 1909 near the crossing that goes to Haverhill, New Hampshire from Newbury, Vermont. Several people are standing on a handcar on the tracks. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
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Topics: Railroads, Natural disaster effects, Postcards
Railroad station, with passengers waiting outside, train car reads "Rutland", crate "National Biscuit Company", Bennington, Vermont. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, Bennington (Vt.), Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
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26 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College
Topics: Railroads, Vermont Central Railroad, Middlebury (Vt.)
20 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Rutland (Vt.), Railroads
Vermont Railroads Collection
by Rutland Railway Corporation
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9 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Damaged railroad tracks and washed out railroad bridge in Passumpsic, Vermont, in flood of Nov. 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Passumpsic (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Damaged railroad tracks and derailed freight cars in Passumpsic, Vermont, after the flood of Nov. 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Passumpsic (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards